Tucked away in the north Georgia foothills, Soleil Laurel Canyon is a gated 55+ retirement community located about an hour north of downtown Atlanta. Named the Best Neighborhood in the United States by Where to Retire magazine, Soleil combines an exciting array of activities for active adults with maintenance-free, ranch-style homes, each designed for comfort, energy efficiency and easy maintenance.
Here, over 500 residents enjoy a 28,000 square-foot clubhouse with a heated indoor saline pool, billiards parlor, gourmet teaching kitchen, fitness center and aerobics studio, library, performing arts theater, card rooms and an arts and crafts workshop. Outside the clubhouse, a tennis center, an amphitheater, community garden, greenhouse, lagoon-style pool, nature trails and adjacent Fairways of Canton golf course complete the resort-style environment. Soleil’s Lifestyle Director oversees a full calendar of community activities and events, and the community is home to over 50 onsite social clubs and activity groups.
Buyers can choose from among 11 different two- and three- bedroom home plans, some with optional basements and/or bonus rooms, ranging from 1,418 to 2,813 square feet. Full-service mortgages available with the developer’s preferred lender. Send me information now!
Acreage: 350 acres (140 hectares)
Gatehouse: Privacy and security is assured by 24-hour manned gated entry.
Club Structure: Non-equity
Clubhouse: 28,000-square-foot community clubhouse with various social and recreational amenities, including a library, billiards parlor, card rooms, a media room and a gourmet teaching kitchen.
Tennis: Tennis Center with six clay courts and two all-weather courts.
Recreation: The community also features bocce ball courts, an arts and crafts center, a greenhouse and horticulture center, an outdoor amphitheater, a lakeside gazebo, extensive walking trails and an on-site lifestyle team to organize an active program of events and activities.
Golf Nearby: The Fairways of Canton is an 18-hole public course located just outside the entrance to Soleil Laurel Canyon and within the Laurel Canyon master plan, with practice facilities and a full-service restaurant.
Swimming and Fitness: Community fitness center with heated indoor saline pool, massage rooms and an aerobics/dance studio, plus a zero-entry outdoor lagoon-style pool with an expansive deck.
Boating and Fishing: A small lake within the development is accessible by canoe, kayak or paddleboat. Residents also have easy access to boating and fishing about 10 minutes away on 12,000-acre Lake Allatoona.
Area Attractions: Soleil Laurel Canyon is an ideal launching pad for year-round outdoor recreation in the Blue Ridge Mountains of North Georgia, and for access to a wide range of cultural activities, night life, performing arts and sporting events in the nearby Atlanta metropolitan area.
Shopping and Dining: A community retail village anchored by a Publix supermarket is located at the entrance to Laurel Canyon. Additional shops, restaurants and commercial services are available within a 15- to 20-minute drive in the communities of Canton and Woodstock, with even more options throughout the Atlanta metropolitan area to the south.
Health Care: Northside Hospital-Cherokee located about 10 minutes from the development is an 84-bed medical facility offering 24-hour emergency care and other inpatient and outpatient services.
Homes For Sale: New two- and three- bedroom maintenance-free, ranch-style homes with optional basements, bonus rooms and sun rooms, etc. Ranging from 1,418 to 2,813 square feet; priced from the low $200,000s to the $400,000s.